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Metawidget v3.8 Released!

Metawidget v3.8 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Re-licensed under LGPL/EPL and a commercial license
  • Bootstrap 3 support
  • AngularJS date support, ngShow/ngHide support, memory leak fix
  • Spring 3.2.6 support
  • HTML 5 color picker support
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2014-02-25

Metawidget v3.7 Released!

Metawidget v3.7 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • JQuery Mobile support
  • JavaScript DefinitionListLayout
  • Angular 1.2 support
  • JavaScript support for collections of radio buttons
  • SwingMetawidget collections support
  • JacksonInspector
  • Android ReflectionBindingProcessor
  • JSP validation improvements
  • Spring inline error validation
  • CloudBees build
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests... read more
Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-12-08

Metawidget v3.6 Released!

Metawidget v3.6 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Nested Metawidgets inside tables (JavaScript version)
  • Support for HTML5 placeholder attributes
  • Node.js support for reloading widget values based on HTTP requests
  • Support for Bootstrap inputAppend
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-09-20

Metawidget v3.5 Released!

Metawidget v3.5 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Vaadin 7 support
  • Support JSON Schema for describing arrays
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-07-27

Metawidget v3.4 Released!

Metawidget v3.4 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Android binding
  • PrimeFaces enhancements
  • MetawidgetJS supports nested JSON schemas
  • AngularJS supports element.controller( 'form' )
  • Twitter Bootstrap support
  • NodeJS support
  • JDK 7 Support (during build process and for JavaDoc)
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-06-07

Metawidget v3.3 Released!

Metawidget v3.3 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • XML Schema, WSDL and SOAP Support
  • Migrate to JSON Schema
  • JavaScript localization support
  • Improvements to pure JavaScript, JQuery UI and Angular JS Metawidgets
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-04-15

Metawidget v3.2 Released!

Metawidget v3.2 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • JAXB support
  • FreeMarker support
  • Improvements to pure JavaScript, JQuery UI and Angular JS Metawidgets
  • BaseObjectInspector performance improvements
  • Additional hooks in BeansBindingProcessor and JGoodiesValidatorProcessor
  • Relicensed all examples as BSD (Metawidget itself remains LGPL)
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests... read more
Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-03-06

Metawidget v3.1 Released!

Metawidget v3.1 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Improvements to pure JavaScript, JQuery UI and Angular JS Metawidgets
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-02-10

Metawidget v3.0 Released!

Metawidget v3.0 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Support for a pure JavaScript, runtime Metawidget
  • Support for AngularJS
  • Support for JQuery UI
  • HibernateInspector improvements
  • ReflectionBindingProcessor rebinding
  • Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2013-01-31

Metawidget v2.5 Released!

Metawidget v2.5 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Improved JSF support: better AJAX; XHTML compliance
* Improved support for RichFaces 4: CollapsiblePanel; UIAutocomplete
* Move Metawidget to Maven Central
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-10-19

Metawidget v2.4 Released!

Metawidget v2.4 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Mojarra support
* Support for unusual capitalization in JBoss Forge
* JSpinner minimum/maximum fractional digits
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-08-12

Metawidget v2.3 Released!

Metawidget v2.3 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Final release of Spring Metawidget for JBoss Forge
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-07-10

Metawidget v2.2 Released!

Metawidget v2.2 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Vaadin Metawidget
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Special thanks to Loghman Barari for his help with this release!

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-05-14

Metawidget v2.1 Released!

Metawidget v2.1 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Static HTML 5 Metawidget (ready for JBoss AeroGear)
* Improvements to static Metawidgets for JSP, Spring and JSF
* Swing GridBagLayout now supports 0 columns
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Special thanks to Ryan Bradley for his help with this release!

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-03-19

Metawidget v2.0 Released!

Metawidget v2.0 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Drop support for JDK 1.4 (was causing a number of issues with frameworks that scan the classpath)
* Implement long-standing refactorings (taking the opportunity now that we've broken binary compatibility)
* Static Metawidget improvements (ready for Forge CR1)
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-02-01

Metawidget v1.35 Released!

Metawidget v1.35 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* First version of StaticMetawidget
* Support JPA @Temporal
* Output HTML <label> tags around labels
* Refactor StrutsWidgetBuilder/SpringWidgetBuilder into WidgetProcessors
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2012-01-10

Metawidget v1.30 Released!

Metawidget v1.30 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Refactored InspectionResultProcessors
* Harmonized JSF EL
* Improved Proxy Support
* Migration to GitHub
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

This release contains breaking changes. We apologise for the disruption and provide this Migration Guide: http://blog.kennardconsulting.com/2011/08/metawidget-125-to-130-migration-guide.html... read more

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2011-08-30

Metawidget v1.25 Released!

Metawidget v1.25 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Allow adding JSF facets to top-level generated components
* Refactor dependencies for JSF, JSP, Spring and Struts annotations
* Further improved module POMs to work better with m2eclipse
* Fix Android examples for tablets
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2011-07-14

Metawidget v1.20 Released!

Metawidget v1.20 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Improved examples to work better with Tomcat 7
* Improved module POMs to work better with m2eclipse
* Allow JavaBeanPropertyStyle to disable caching
* Allow location of metawidget.xml to be configured in web.xml
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2011-05-12

Metawidget v1.15 Released!

Metawidget v1.15 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Maven support
* Streamlined Configuration
* RichFaces 4 support
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Special thanks to Renato Garcia and Lincoln Baxter III for their help with this release!

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2011-04-30

Metawidget v1.10 Released!

Metawidget v1.10 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* PrimeFaces support
* Improved ICEfaces support
* JpaInspector.setHideVersions
* Refactored GWT StyleNameProcessor
* JSF2 version of AddressBook
* Upgrade to Seam 2.2.1.GA
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Special thanks to Ronald van Kuijk and Leon E for their help with this release!

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2011-02-10

Metawidget v1.05 Released!

Metawidget v1.05 is now available. This release includes the following enhancements:

* Improved JSF 2 support (Mojarra 2.1 and MyFaces 2.0.3)
* Support for annotating private fields
* char support
* JSF2 AjaxProcessor
* Read-only actions now display as disabled buttons (rather than not displaying at all)
* Bug fixes, documentation and unit tests

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think.

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2010-12-15

Metawidget v1.0 Released!

Metawidget v1.0 is now available! Representing the culmination of two and a half years of careful incremental releases, we're proud to announce this final 1.0 release of the industry's most practical User Interface generator.

The past 30 months have been an exciting ride. We've paid close attention to your feedback, conducted detailed interviews and case studies, and assisted over a dozen production deployments. We've seen Metawidget deployed at energy companies, by governments, in pharmaceutical labs, for ERP, for light and sound engineering, for telecommunications, and more.... read more

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2010-09-30

Metawidget v0.99 Released!

Metawidget v0.99 is now available. This release is focused on tightening the codebase ready for our v1.0 release!

* Performance improvements (DomInspector and DomInspectionResultProcessor)
* Mnemonics support in Swing
* FakeReplace support
* More bug fixes, unit tests and documentation

Special thanks to Bernhard Huber and Stuart Douglas for their help with this release!

Your continued feedback is invaluable to us. Please download it and let us know what you think

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2010-07-26

Metawidget featured at JBoss World 2010

JBoss have announced that Metawidget will be showcased at a featured campground session at this year's JBoss World:

http://summitblog.redhat.com/2010/06/01/featured-campground-session-better-ui-development-with-metawidget

Posted by Kennard Consulting 2010-06-01